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GOSH (Gastro/Oesophageal Support & Help Group, Bristol)

This group is an initiative by former patients for current patients with oesophagus/stomach cancers and their carers. It aims to provide opportunities to talk about common concerns and regularly meet in relaxed surroundings to hear relevant talks by health professionals and discuss matters of mutual interest.

It is not however a medical advisory or counselling group. Meetings are held every 2 months at either:

St Peter’s Hospice The Park Centre
Charlton Road
Brentry
Bristol
BS10 6NL
High Street
Kingswood
Bristol
BS15 4AE

For further information and/or to be included in newsletters please contact Rachel Warman (Upper GI Nurse Specialist, North Bristol Trust) on 0117 3402454.

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Leaflets & Information

Laparoscopic Anti-reflux Surgery

Epigastric Hernia

Femoral Hernia

Inguinal Hernia

Inguinal Hernia in Women

Spigelian Hernia

Umbilical or Paraumbilical Hernia in Adults

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Related Web Links

www.opa.org.uk (The Oesophageal Patients Association)  (external site – opens a new window)

www.pancreaticcancer.org.uk  (external site – opens a new window)

www.cancerbacup.org  (external site – opens a new window)

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General Hospital Information




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